July 27, 2023
The Florida legislature has had a busy 2023 thus far. Governor DeSantis signed several bills into law, many of which affected the construction industry. One of the most important bills signed into law on June 20, 2023, was HB 1383, which provided additional guidance to HB 735, which was signed into law after the previous legislative session. If you want the history of HB 735 and HD 1383, please read my previous article on these topics for important background and...
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September 3, 2019
Effective August 15th, 2019, the education requirements for obtaining and renewing a Florida CAM license have changed. The change reduces the overall number of hours needed to get or renew...

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Construction News

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July 17, 2023
Did you know that the average building inspector makes approximately $60,000 per year Building inspectors are in high demand and in short supply, so now is the perfect time to pursue this...

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Gold Coast

June 3, 2020
Merger joins two of Florida’s leading family-owned educational providers Gold Coast Schools, which has multiple Florida campuses and distance learning programs serving students throughout the state, acquires the IFREC Schools...

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March 13, 2020
CFO Jimmy Patronis signed an Executive Order today that states the DFS will not enforce the provisions of 626.7352 and 626.7354(4) until May 8, 2020, unless the order is extended....

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November 10, 2018
It is important to remember that if you hold a Mortgage Loan Originator (MLO) license, the SAFE Act requires you to renew your license each year before December 31st, 2018...
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Real Estate

July 21, 2023
It could be because Barbie’s Dreamhouse features familiar palm trees and a backyard pool, but Florida homeowners have embraced Barbiecore more than the rest of the country. Here are some...

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